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Friday’s Sports Transactions

May 24, 2019
American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Selected the contract of RHP Konner Wade from Sugar Land (Atlantic). Sent 2B Brock Holt and Dustin Pedroia to Portland (EL) for rehab assignments.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Assigned RHP Neil Ramirez outright to Columbus (IL).

MINNESOTA TWINS — Designated RHP Austin Adams for release or assignment. Recalled RHP Zack Littell from Rochester (IL).

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Placed RHP Elvis Luciano on the bereavement list. Optioned INF Richard Ureña and OF Billy McKinney to Buffalo (IL). Designated LHP Ryan Feierabend for assignment. Selected the contract of INF Cavan Biggio from Buffalo. Recalled INF/OF Lourdes Gurriel Jr. and LHP Thomas Pannone from Buffalo.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS — Optioned RHP Rowan Wick to Iowa (PCL). Recalled RHP James Norwood from Iowa.

CINCINNATI REDS — Optioned OF Phillip Ervin to Louisville (IL). Recalled RHP Matt Bowman from Louisville.

COLORADO ROCKIES — Sent OF Noel Cuevas to Albuquerque (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Placed RHP Joe Kelly on the bereavement list. Recalled OF Kyle Garlick from Oklahoma City (PCL). Traded 3B Mike Ahmed to Seattle for cash.

NEW YORK METS — Optioned LHP Ryan O’Rourke to Syracuse (IL). Signed RHP Ervin Santana to a minor league contract.

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Placed OF Alex Dickerson on the 10-day IL, retroactive to Monday. Selected the contract of INF/OF Josh Naylor from El Paso (PCL). Transferred LHP Aaron Loup to the 60-day IL.

Atlantic League

LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Signed RHPs Amalio Diaz and Alexis Candelario.

Frontier League

JOLIET SLAMMERS — Signed UT Jared Morello and C Luis Touron.

RIVER CITY RASCALS — Released RHP Anthony Baleto.


WASHINGTON WILD THINGS — Released RHP Tyler Barss and INF Javiar Betancourt. Signed LHP Josh LaPiana.

WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS — Traded INF Joe Becht to Fargo-Moorhead (AA).

National Football League

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Agreed to terms with DT Ndamukong Suh.

Major League Soccer

MLS — Added a second game to the one-game suspension of D.C. United M Paul Arriola for violent conduct.

PORTLAND TIMBERS — Announced the resignation of youth technical director Larry Sunderland, to become director of player development for FC Cincinnati.


TENNIS INTEGRITY UNIT — Named Sir Philip Craven, Avril Martindale, Sal Perna and Bob Harayda to the supervisory board.


NCAA — Granted immediate eligibility to Kansas men’s basketball F Silvio De Sousa.

COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON — Promoted J.D. Powell to associate men’s head basketball coach. Named Eric Wilson assistant men’s basketball coach, Luke Simons director of men’s basketball operations and Carlie Heineman director of women’s basketball operations.

LANDER — Named Justin Griffith assistant men’s basketball coach.

NEW MEXICO — Named Ryan Berryman associate athletic director for business operations.

NORTH CAROLINA — Named Tim Taylor assistant women’s basketball coach.

PRESBYTERIAN — Named Ben Korren, Nick Lagroone and Trey Meyer assistant men’s basketball coaches and Trey Johnson director of men’s basketball operations.

RICE — Named Vince Alexander assistant men’s basketball coach.